A beautiful new Aso-oke fabric with a striking combination of maroon, blue and white stripes centred within a dark blue weave. (Please note colours may appear differently on your monitor/screen)
Aso-Oke (pronounced ah-SHOW-kay) is short for Aso Ilu Oke which means clothes from the up-country. It is also sometimes refereed to as Aso-Ofi. It is a hand woven cloth made mostly by the Yoruba tribe of south west Nigeria. It is woven in strips and these strips are sewn together to make clothing.
It is a thick fabric which is similar in texture to denim or canvas. This listing is for strips available by the metre. The width of the strip is 6.5 inches (17 cm).
You can order the length of the fabric strip you require by using the arrows above to specify quantity. Your fabric will be sent as one continuous length.
Woven strip fabric
Sold by the Metre
Strip Width- 6.5 inches (17 cm)
Woven in Nigeria
1 Gele (Head-tie)- 6 Metres
1 Pele (Scarf/Shawl)- 8 Metres
1 Iro (Wrapper)- 16 Metres
1 Buba (Blouse)- 16 Metres
Also available to purchase as a bundle here.